The Huffington Post
Top Georgia Democrat Fights To Prove Obamacare Can Overcome Deep South Resistance
For Democrats like Stacey Abrams, Georgia's House minority leader, advocating for the Affordable Care Act in a strongly conservative state is a daunting task.
Another Georgia Republican Forgot The Camera Was Rolling, Accidentally Spoke His Mind
Georgia's Republican insurance commissioner is stepping back from his claim that pre-existing medical conditions are similar to a car crash that is the driver's fault.
National Public Radio
Unemployment Benefit Program Set To Expire At Year's End
More than a million people will see their extended unemployment benefits immediately cut off at the end of the month if Congress doesn't act.
Congressional hearing in Gainesville measures ACA impact
Members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee convened a two hour field hearing in Gainesville, the only one in Georgia, Monday that focused on the rural America impact of the Affordable Care Act.
Republicans put spotlight on Obamacare critics in Georgia
Republicans went to the American South on Monday to press their opposition to President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law in a U.S. congressional hearing that the law's supporters called a one-sided political attack.
The Macon Telegraph
Hearing focuses on health care in rural Georgia
Republican Rep. Rob Woodall of Lawrenceville led Monday's hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee.
Field Hearing on Obamacare's Impact on Rural America in Gainesville
Today, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, chaired by Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., announced the witnesses that will appear at the November 25, 2013 field hearing entitled " ObamaCare Implementation: High Costs, Few Choices for Rural America " in Gainesville, Ga.
Rep. Graves, Sen. Lee Introduce Highway Funding Reform Bill
Thursday, U.S. Rep. Tom Graves and U.S. Sen. Mike Lee , along with 20 House and Senate cosponsors, introduced the Transportation Empowerment Act, a bill to open up America's transportation system to greater local control, better targeted projects, and a more efficient way to maintain and improve the nation's infrastructure.